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China Letter-News and Human Rights

China human rights news with focus on the Uygur of Xinjiang, Tibetans and Tibet, Chinese mining workers, religion, corruption and censorship.

Monday, March 29, 2004

The Dalai Lama Has Left the Building....


Times of Tibet:

 Dalai Lama: Spiritual Leader of the Tibnetan People"His Toronto event will be held at SkyDome and in Vancouver, tickets for two spiritual teaching events held in a 4,000-seat auditorium were snapped up in 20 minutes. "

Well he may not be Elvis but the Dalai Lama has just sold out a 15,000 seat concert venue in Canada for his upcoming trip to that country.

"Promoters" put his increased popularity (His last trip in 1993 drew 4000 admirers) down to the post "9/11" search for peace and the increase of Buddhism in Canada.

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